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The Clutch Digital Key Partners Announcement

ESI Digital Winter’s The Clutch Digital welcomes Deloitte and Nations Ventures as key partners

Esports Insider is pleased to announce Deloitte and Nations Ventures as partners of the fourth instalment of The Clutch Digital, the esports-focused pitch investment competition, this time during ESI Digital Winter...
VALORANT Gameplay

ESL to run VALORANT esports in Thailand in 2021

Tournament organiser ESL has announced that it will organise and operate official VALORANT esports tournaments in Thailand for 2021. Alongside official tournaments, ESL will also host collegiate competitions after being appointed a partner of Riot...
Riot Games Southeast Asia unveils collegiate plans for VALORANT

Riot Games Southeast Asia unveils collegiate plans for VALORANT

Riot Games Southeast Asia has announced a collegiate esports tournament plan for VALORANT in 2021. Players in Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, the Philippines, Taiwan, and Hong Kong will be able to participate in official,...
Esports athletes able to enter Germany despite COVID-19 restrictions

Esports athletes able to enter Germany despite COVID-19 restrictions

Esports-Bundes Deutschland (ESBD) has revealed that esports athletes are able to enter Germany despite current COVID-19 travel bans that are in place. On October 6th, the German Federal Ministry confirmed a range of...
FACEIT announces suite of collegiate esports offerings

FACEIT announces suite of collegiate esports offerings

Tournament organiser FACEIT has revealed its first set of collegiate esports offerings, slated to arrive as early as next month. The collegiate event suite, headlined by a combined $55,000 (£42,259.52) prize pool,...
ESI Digest 13 Cover

IBM enters esports, Team Vitality opens facility in Stade de France | ESI Digest...

Each week, ESI Digest breaks down the weekly happenings in the esports industry, making sense of things so you don’t have to. As well as being housed on YouTube, ESI Digest is available...
IBM enters esports with Overwatch League data and sponsorship deal

IBM enters esports with Overwatch League data and sponsorship deal

Global technology and data services firm IBM has entered into an analytics and sponsorship deal with Overwatch League, which runs through the 2022 season. The deal is IBM’s first foray into esports and...
The NUEL Levi's

The NUEL establishes partnership with Levi’s

UK-focused university esports organiser The NUEL has announced the establishment of a partnership with clothing brand Levi's. The deal will see Levi's serve as a main sponsor of The NUEL's upcoming Winter 2020...
Hertha BSC LVL partnership

LVL joins forces with Hertha BSC to launch FIFA tournament

Berlin-based gaming brand LVL has partnered with German football club Hertha, Berliner Sport-Club (Hertha BSC) to launch a FIFA tournament series named "La LVL Liga." The tournament will begin on October 10th, and will continue until...
G-Loot secures $56M in funding round

G-Loot secures $56M in funding round

Swedish esports start-up G-Loot has revealed that it has secured $56M (£43.2M) in its latest funding round. The online esports platform is said to be preparing for expansion across gaming platforms and into other...